REJECTIVE BEHAVIORS TOWARD AFRICAN-AMERICAN SLAVES IN COLSON WHITEHEAD’S THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD NOVEL

Ilmu Budaya (Jurnal Bahasa, Sastra, Seni dan Budaya)

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Title REJECTIVE BEHAVIORS TOWARD AFRICAN-AMERICAN SLAVES IN COLSON WHITEHEAD’S THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD NOVEL
 
Creator Khatimah, Husnul
Sili, Surya
Muhajir, Fatimah
 
Subject Literature
Literature
 
Description This study aimed to identify types of rejective behavior that depicted in Colson Whitehead’s The Underground Railroad and analyzed how the African-American slaves react toward these rejective behaviors. To conduct this research, the researcher used qualitative method, content analysis approach and multicultural criticism. The data source of this research was The Underground Railroad novel written by Colson Whitehead. The data were taken in the forms of words, sentences, clauses, phrases and narration that related to act of rejective behaviour experienced by African-American slaves and their reaction toward this rejective behaviour that suitable with Allport’s rejective behaviour theory and responses to rejective behavior theory. As analyzed, the results showed that all types of rejective behaviors were depicted in the novel. First, verbal rejection where in the action there were an indication of verbally insult like name calling, making fun of cultural makers and joking about physical attribute. Second, discrimination where in the action there were an indication of segregation and unfairly treatment between whites and blacks. Last, physical attack where in the action there were the indications of violence acts. Furthermore, the result also showed how African-American slaves react to these rejective behaviors that they experienced.
 
Publisher Fakultas Ilmu Budaya Universitas Mulawarman
 
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Date 2020-07-29
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://e-journals.unmul.ac.id/index.php/JBSSB/article/view/3099
10.5281/ilmubudaya.v4i3.3099
 
Source Ilmu Budaya: Jurnal Bahasa, Sastra, Seni dan Budaya; Vol 4, No 3 (2020): Juli 2020; 515-528
2549-7715
10.5281/ilmubudaya.v4i3
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://e-journals.unmul.ac.id/index.php/JBSSB/article/view/3099/pdf
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Husnul Khatimah, Surya Sili, Fatimah Muhajir
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0
 

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